National report slams police ‘digital stop and search’ following Cable investigation
Following a Bristol Cable investigation in 2017, charity Privacy International have today published a new report on the technology UK police forces are secretly using to download all the content and data from people’s phones.
Nazis behind Saturday’s far-right rally
Some neo-Nazis are expected to be in Bristol city centre this Saturday. Anti-fascist groups have called a counter-demonstration.
Illegal: police withholding key information
Is it a clampdown in response to Bristol Cable investigations or just a bureaucratic oversight?
Coppers working second jobs for extra cash
Give this mystery shopper bad customer service and you might get more than just a poor rating.
Racial bias growing in stop and search
While Avon and Somerset police have reduced the total number of stop an searches, the proportion of black people compared to white people increases. Photo:...
Police remove documents following Cable investigation
But they’ve been downloaded here… “The longer the policy of denial of existence of these capabilities go on, the worse it is for police, citizens,...
Revealed: Bristol’s police and mass mobile phone surveillance
Evidence points to Avon and Somerset Constabulary and five other forces having bought devices that can spy on thousands of phones at a time...
Avon and Somerset Police rank worst for hate crime action
Avon and Somerset Police are ranked worst among the nation’s 13 largest police forces in taking action against hate crime.
“Subvertising” feats continue in Bristol
Subverts with a wicked take on stories in our city continue to appear